The Office of Student Life, along with the Student Advisory Board, sponsors campus-wide events to give you an opportunity to get involved, and most importantly, have fun.
Student Government (SAB)
The Student Advisory Board (SAB) is the governing body that gives students a voice in college governance, campus concerns, and student affairs. The SAB and its Officers operate in conjunction with the Office of Student Life and sponsors campus-wide events throughout the school year.
Student Clubs and Organizations
With more than 20 student clubs and organizations, there are many ways for you to get involved at MTC. Check out what we offer.
ACADEMIC AND PROFESSIONAL Show
- The purpose of the Entrepreneurship Club is to encourage students, former students, faculty and staff to plan for, create, and operate new businesses. The club is an opportunity for networking and association with guest speakers from the business community. The club meets monthly and is open to all students, former students, faculty and staff interested in entrepreneurship. Advisor: Lee Hunt, 803. 738.7778, firstname.lastname@example.org
Health Information Management Student Association (HIMSA)
- HIMSA aims to educate the community about Health Information Management through student activities and fundraisers. Membership is available to all enrolled first- and second-year HIM students and Medical Record Coder students.
Medical Assisting Club
- The Medical Assisting Club promotes awareness of medical assisting by participating in various community activities and conducting fundraisers for local charities. This organization is open to students enrolled in the Medical Assisting program.
Medical Lab Technology Club (MLT)
- MLT Club provides opportunities for MLT students to participate in college and community service activities. The club is open to all Pre-MLT and MLT students.
Radiologic Technology Club
- The Radiologic Technology Club is committed to promoting the profession of radiology through community service, and college-sponsored and professional activities. Students enrolled full time and on the waiting list for the Radiologic Technology program can join.
Respiratory Care Club
- The Respiratory Care club assists in various community activities and fundraisers to enhance student knowledge in the field. The club is open to all first- and second-year Respiratory Care students.
Student American Dental Assistants Association
- The Student American Dental Assistants Association is designed to help dental assistants advance their careers and promote the importance of continuing education in the dental health field.
Student Dental Hygiene Association
- The Student Dental Hygiene Association provides exposure to oral-health education through workshops, volunteer opportunities, research, and shadowing experiences for Dental Hygiene students.
Student Human Services Organization
- The Student Human Services Organization sponsors forums for lectures and seminars that foster creative approaches to address human service issues.
Student Nurses’ Association
- The Student Nurses’ Association promotes student involvement in nursing by sponsoring guest speakers on current nursing topics.
Surgical Technology Club
- The Surgical Technology Club promotes student involvement in surgical technology and encourages participation in the National Association of Surgical Technologists.
CULTURAL AND LEADERSHIP Show
African American Male Leadership Institute (AAMLI)
- AAMLI is a student leadership organization committed to developing leadership potential and promoting academic success to males. Applications should be completed and returned to the Office of Counseling and Career Services. For more information, email email@example.com or call 803.822.3510.
- Sister Circle is a support group focused on increasing enrollment, retention, and graduation rates of African-American females.
HONORS AND LEADERSHIP Show
MTC Ambassador Assembly
- The Ambassador Assembly is an honor/volunteer organization of outstanding students selected to represent MTC at college and community events. Members are selected on the basis of academic performance and extra-curricular activities. Advisor: Permelia Luongo, 803.738.7743, firstname.lastname@example.org
National Society of Leadership and Success / Sigma Alpha Pi (NSLS)
- This organization provides a step-by-step program for members to build their leadership skills through participation in sponsored programs and events at the college. This includes attending an Orientation, a three-hour Leadership Training Day, three Success Networking Team Meetings, three Speaker Broadcasts featuring leading figures delivering success-related messages, and participation in community service opportunities. Students who meet the requirements are invited to join NSLS at the beginning of Fall and Spring Semesters; payment of a membership fee is required to join. For more information about NSLS, visit www.societyleadership.org. The advisors are Kaci W. Greene, 803.790.7555, email@example.com and Kate Champnella, 803.822.3650, firstname.lastname@example.org.
National Technical Honor Society (NTHS)
- The NTHS recognizes outstanding students enrolled in Business and Public Service, Health Sciences, Nursing, Information Systems Technology, Industrial Technology, or Engineering Technology through induction into NTHS.
Phi Theta Kappa International Honor Society
- Phi Theta Kappa is the only internationally recognized honor society for two-year colleges. Associate degree students who have completed 12 credit hours of college-level coursework and have an overall GPA of 3.5 or higher are invited to join. Advisors: Wendy Samuel, 803.790.7573, email@example.com
SPECIAL INTERESTS Show
International Relations Club
- The International Relations Club strives to promote a greater understanding of the global community through discussion groups, cultural presentations, seminars, and social events. The club invites students, faculty and staff who are interested in the changing world to participate in club activities. Advisor: Janice Jake, 803.738.7171, firstname.lastname@example.org
MTC Running Club
- The MTC Running Club educates students about running and the importance of physical fitness in personal and academic success. This organization is open to all students enrolled in the current academic period. Advisor: Dr. Robert Gilmer, 803.822.3395, email@example.com
MTC Student Veterans Organization (SVO)
- The SVO is dedicated to helping student veterans achieve their higher education goals by providing a peer-to-peer network, coordinating campus activities, and providing networking opportunities. Advisor: Robert Stuessy, 803.738.7678, firstname.lastname@example.org
Page to Stage
- Students in the Page to Stage club develop, write, and perform plays for local festivals and compete in the local theatre community and abroad. Advisor: Gigi Woods, 803.403.5451, email@example.com
- Technique! presents stage productions and short performances at special events. The group often presents works that benefit charitable causes, such as the Sierra Club and Harvest Hope Food Bank. Advisor: Helen Kingkade, 803.822.3375, firstname.lastname@example.org
In support of campus safety and security, all students are required to obtain and carry on their possession a current MTC Student Identification Card. Please be advised that a current MTC Student ID card must be presented upon request, when utilizing MTC facilities and/or on the campus'. A current ID card is one having a sticker, on the back, denoting the current enrollment period. Student ID cards are processed according to the following schedule:
Student ID Card Processing Schedule:
Airport Student Center
Wednesdays – 9:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.
Thursdays – 1:00 p.m. – 5:30 p.m.
Beltline Student Center
Wednesdays – 9:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.
Thursdays – 1:00 p.m. – 5:30 p.m.
· Paid Fee Receipt. Misplaced it? Obtain another copy from the Cashier in Reed Hall (AC) or Beltline Student Center (BC). If you receive financial aid, obtain a statement from the Office of Student Financial Services.
· Picture ID.
Student ID cards are obtained through the Office of Student Life on the aforementioned days and times. Student ID cards will not be processed when classes are not in session. The initial ID card is free. Each ID for Continuing Education students in programs requiring them are $5.00 per card. Please see your Continuing Education advisor or instructor to confirm if you need a Student ID card. All replacement ID cards for all students are $5.00. Cash payments only.
Lost and Found
If you've lost or found any items, check with the Student Life Office. Items found, as well as those that are reported missing, are located in the Student Life Office on each campus. Lost and found is a courtesy service provided by the Office of Student Life for students, faculty, staff, and visitors. The Office of Student Life assumes no responsibility or liability for lost and found items.
Beltline Campus, Student Center, Room 201, 803.738.7860
Airport Campus, Student Center, Room 126, 803.822.3650
Monday-Wednesday 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Thursday 8 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.
Friday 8 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.
MTC is one of the largest sources of transfer students to Columbia College and the University of South Carolina.